Unidentified gunmen have stormed Onueke Police Station in Ezza South Local Government Area of Ebonyi state, killing three officers and carted away with two AK 47 riffles.
Insecurity has indeed increased in the country as gunmen, bandits and kidnappers do not just operate on high ways, but have equally summoned courage to attack police stations.
A report by Premium Times said that two other officers sustained bullet wounds in the attack. The media identified the slain officers as two male inspectors and a policewoman.
When contacted the police spokesperson in the state, Loveth Odah, confirmed the incident.
Her words: “Yes, three policemen were killed in the attack. We don’t know the identity of the attackers yet; and we are calling on the general public to provide information to the police in order to hunt down the perpetrators of this heinous crime”.